The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
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- Publication date
- Selig Polyscope Company
L. Frank Baum
Bebe Daniels...Dorothy Gale
Hobart Bosworth...Wizard of Oz and King
Eugenie Besserer...Aunt Em
Robert Z. Leonard...Scarecrow
Lillian Leighton...Union Enforcer
Olive Cox...Glinda the Good
William Nicholas Selig
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- 2008-08-27 10:53:46
- Closed captioning
- Black and White
- Otis Turner
- Run time
Subject: Oh, yes
Otherwise, I had forgotten this existed! Amazing for its day. Realize this was 110 years ago when films were in their infancy...
Subject: sick dances
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see you IN CORT.!:(
Subject: Thank you!
Subject: Worth the watch
Not to be compared to the later version, nor the book, but in 1910 this had to be a real treat. It's a treat to watch it 104 years later, although for different reasons. Take the time to watch it.
Subject: Silent better than sound
The totally silent version is much clearer than the soundtrack version.
The faces on the trees were certainly eerie, but I think the scariest part was how the animal characters were only halfway anthropomorphised and the costumes they were wearing were also pretty creepy.
I realize this was done in 1910, and actually, I thoroughly enjoyed this version of the story.
Subject: cute classic :)
oh btw the scene with the faces on the trees were eerie lol ! but cool don't get me wrong :)
Subject: Excellent early Oz
Subject: Primitive but Charming
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